Books tagged: sign language

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 23 results

Connected: How a Cochlear Implant Made Me More Deaf
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,390. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Social Science » People with Disabilities
Born deaf, John Cradden grew up as a 'hearing' person - mainstream schools, no sign language, no deaf friends. In his late thirties he went almost completely deaf and chose to get a cochlear implant. In this honest account, he describes the long but fascinating process of getting one and its success. But, in a curious twist, he also writes about how he ended up feeling more 'Deaf' than hearing.
Signing
Price: Free! Words: 8,120. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Sometimes the word “love” doesn’t need to be spoken. A deaf man and a hearing woman fall in love. This is a story about reaching across distances, and the things we do to get through to each other. An earlier version of this short story was published in The Iowa Review. The story is also an excerpt from Teri Kanefield’s novel, Turn On The Light So I Can Hear.
Speaking for the Child: An Autobiography and a Challenge
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 107,830. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Hearing & speech
As the name implies, this is my story. Speaking for the Child depicts my experience going through public schools and facing adulthood with a slowly increasing visual and hearing loss. It spans forty years and offers my unique perspective on many events that happened between the late sixties through the twenty-first century
You Have a Student Who Is Deaf. Now What? Tips and Strategies for Including a Student Who Is Deaf in Your Classroom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Special education / social disabilities, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Inclusive education
Perhaps this is your first year teaching a student who is deaf. Maybe you have a pretty good idea what to do. More likely, you don’t. It’s okay. Don’t feel bad if you haven’t the faintest clue where to start. This book is for you. Also included is a checklist on how you can better include your student academically and socially.
There's a sign language interpreter at my school!
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 560. Language: Australian English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Giralda the giraffe starts her first day in Miss Bear's class today. She's Deaf, so Giralda will be using a Sign Language Interpreter. But Giralda's height makes it hard to know where to place the interpreter so that Giralda and the interpreter can see each other clearly.
Silent Flower "Can You Hear the Screams?"
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 99,170. Language: American English. Published: May 27, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
While Detective Marc Cabellera tries to heal Jasmine Finn’s troubled past, a serial killer is attacking college students, leaving a trail of brutally raped and tortured victims behind. Marc and his partner John uncover disturbing links between the victims, the deaf community, and unusual sexual practices. The clues are adding up, and Marc fears the worse. Is Jasmine on the killer’s list?
The Unspeakable Princess
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 760. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Special needs
The Unspeakable Princess is a story of a small child that is born with no hearing. The villagers look up to the princess to solve their problems because she can say so much and yet she says nothing at all. She achieves this by using sign language to communicate with the villagers to change their lives forever.
Voice Sign
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012 by J Z Morrison Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Henry, although deaf from birth, has no problem getting girls. However the girls he meets only feel sorry for him. But now, there's a new girl working in the lab, and she demonstrates an extraordinary ability. And maybe, just maybe, this girl will be different.
Sign Language ABC
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 130. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
"Sign Language ABC" teaches children to know and make the 26 letters in the American Sign Language. Learning the names and shapes of the letters of the alphabet is the first step to reading. They'll develop strong beginning reading skills and explore language while they're having fun!Fun and educational learning.
And Bananas for All
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,420. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Mike Zhang Cuthbertson is just a regular conscripted Allied soldier waiting to be rotated back home when he stands falsely accused of collusion with the enemy and finds himself dumped alone in the tropical jungle. He will only survive if he can earn the trust of a band of chimpanzees who have escaped from human custody and possess the use of sign language, and cooperate to fight a common enemy.